DRS. JERILYN ALLEN, STEVEN GREEN AND STEPHEN ROUSE are board certified otolaryngologists at Eastern Connecticut Ear, Nose & Throat, P.C. They offer advanced treatments for nasal allergies, sinus problems, tonsillitis, snoring and sleep apnea, head and neck tumors and aesthetic enhancements. The practice also has a full audiology department. The physicians can determine if there is a medical reason for hearing loss and prescribe treatment or recommend hearing aids. Dr. Allen graduated magna cum laude/Scholar of the College from Boston College and earned her medical degree from UConn where she did her residency. She completed a fellowship in facial plastic surgery and received the Roe Award for research in laser skin surfacing. “Facial plastic surgery is a special passion of mine,” she says. “It allows me to fuse my technical skills with my creative, artistic flair.” She recalls a young woman who suffered multiple facial traumas from domestic violence. With Dr. Allen’s care and support, the patient was able to start a new life. Dr. Green graduated magna cum laude from LaSalle University. He graduated with honors from Temple University School of Medicine and did his residency in general surgery at Pennsylvania Hospital and in otolaryngology at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. A diplomate of the American Board of Otolaryngology and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons, he offers compassionate, individualized care for patients of all ages. He is particularly interested in treating patients who use their voices professionally. Dr. Rouse graduated cum laude from Amherst College and earned his medical degree from the University of Rochester School of Medicine and interned at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center. He completed his residency at a combined program of the Lahey Clinic, Boston University Medical Center and Tufts New England Medical Center. A plastic surgery externship was completed with Richard Webster, M.D. As a Fellow of The American College of Surgeons, he specializes in minimally invasive endoscopic and balloon sinus surgery and facial aesthetic improvement, including complete facial reconstruction for someone with extensive damage to soft tissues and facial bones from trauma, cancer or deformities.